|3.8 Jaguar E-Type|
|Fixed Head Coupe|
|Left Hand Drive|
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Record Creation: Entered on 3 May 2004.
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2008-06-06 23:22:56 | XKE Data writes:
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2004-05-03 08:18:02 | Lofty writes:
Ebay item 5/3/04
Opening bid $25,000.00 (Reserve not met), no bids yet, 6 days left in auction. Buy it now price $49,500. 78k miels on the odo.
This is a very exquisitely restored California Rust-Free 1963 XKE Coupe. This vehicle has just completed a nine month restoration and has been sorted since completion to produce a very solid and well running classic. This Coupe has been finished in Regency Red - with paint/body work being performed by one of the top XKE restoration facilitates in the USA - Images Auto Body under the direction of Dave Ferguson. Dave has produced many Pebble Beach XKE restorations retailing in excess of $125,000 at Barrett Jackson and Pebble Beach - so the quality of the paint work and attention to detail on this car is outstanding. Chrome re-finishing was provided by Lodi Chrome - also a provider of select chrome restoration work for Pebble beach events. This is a one notch below show car and represents a very capable vehicle for the ultimate purveyor desiring an excellent coupe without the real world limitations of an 100 point/$100k+ restored vehicle.
The vehicle features a stylish Biscuit interior, New Chrome 5" Stainless Steel Spoke Daytons with classic whitewall tubless Firestone Tires. A superb 3.8L engine with upgraded all-synchromesh transmission provides a powerful and useable combination for smooth and easy driving. During the restoration - the complete front end of the vehicle was disassembled, bead blasted, DP40 sealed and re finished The complete suspension, fuel delivery, linkage and hard car parts were either clear zinc plated or powder coated to replicate as near be factory original finish. The Engine, transmisson and IRS were cleaned, detailed and attended to as described below but did not require major servicing.
Electrical - New:Engine wiring harness, Lucas Alternator , Fan relay, Horn relay, Fan Heater motor, Starter solenoid, Starter cable Rebuilt Wiper motor,Back up light lens and re-plated assembly, Interstate Battery, Battery bracket hold down kit, battery shelf bracket and battery tray, Battery pos/neg cables, Dash ID strip and chrome trim
Exhaust - New: Bell stainless stell exhaust (1000 miles) , mounting rubbers on muffler, resonators rubbers and hanger bracket, exhaust studs on manifiolds and exhaust gaskets, brass exhaust bolts, manifolds refinsihed in hi temp paint easily touched up Engine New: NGK BP5es spark plugs, Bosch Sports Coil, Distrubutor cap, 7mm steel spark plug wires and original Champion caps, wire conduit, Fan Belt, Re-polished cam covers, front breather cover, Chrome Dome engine nuts and washer set,valve cover chrome nuts and copper washers,valve cover gasket, water pump gasket, Engine Rubber mounts, Engine Stablilizer mount, Alternator bracket, Powder coated Water pump/engine pulleys, Engine mount, stablizer brackets, Powder coated oil filer housing and new oil filter
Suspension - Powder coated torsion bars and mounts, Clear Zinc Plated upper and lower wishbones, mounts ,New rubber mounts upper/lower- Upgraded (sealed) lower ball joints, Upper ball joint, Powder-coated torsion plate
Transmission - New mounting bushing, Re-conditioned right angle drive speedo drive, gear shift knob, 90w Oil
Steering - New tie rods, steering rack gaitors, Re-plated Control arms, wishbone assembly with new rubber bushings, Powdercoated rack housing, Rack rubber mounts, Replated rack shaft, rack pinion bearing, Replated Steering box hardware, Upgraded steering column bushings ( upper/lower),Powder coated column assembly, column braket, turn signal housing assembly Re-conditioned horn assembly/ column assembly, lower steering U joint
Brakes - New brake reservoir bottles, heat shield, Replated Zinc reservior braket assembly, Re-conditioned calipers - new seal kits before restoration front/rear,New front rotors, front brake pads and lhs parking brake pads,wheel bearings and seals, Re-plated linkage pedal,cross over pipe, andmpedal box , Powdercoated pedal assembly, brake expansion tank, Pedal rubbers, Original style braided brake vacuum hose, Rebuilt Master brake cylinders, new and replated brake line and fittings
Fuel - New Fuel filer,Fuel line, Electric submersed fuel pump, Glass Bead blasted, rebuilt, polished carbs,New diaphrams, jets, needles, seats, cork, fiber, gaskets, Polished cross over and balance tubes, Re-plated carb hardware fuel delivery pipe with banjo bolts,choke wire
Cooling System - flushed, New Prestone 50/50 mix- New cooling hoses,clamps ,New Cool Cat fan assembly, heater valve, stainless steel heater pipes inside bulkhead, heater valve control wire, Rebuilt and Powder coated heater box, fan motor.
Body - Refinished Glasurit Regency Red Bonnet Exterior, Interior, Body exterior, space frames, bonnet support and picture frame, bulkhead, floor interior, New rhs/lhs footwells installed, Wurth top floor undercoating and painted body color Re-painted hammertone silver headlight scoop panels,header tank , trumpet and cooling fan shroud, Powder coated mud shield and new rubber skirts, Re-plated and re-conditioned seat track assemblies, bonnet hinge/spring assemblies, bonnet latch brackets, safety catch, alignment brackets and pegs, New Bonnet sealing rubber, sill lower rubbers, lower door sill chrome finisher strips, Door A post and B post Seals, Headlight strim rubber , 3 piece Aluminum dash dot panel set,Dip, Parking Brake, Lights dash emblems, heater and choke knobs, Recovered Dash panel,Recovered Radio console,New ash Tray and bracket, Re-chromed front bumpers, Bumper guards and, motif bar, new motif emblem and elbow brackets, Rear re-Chromed bumpers and Bumper Guards, chromed back up light bracket, License plate light bezel covers and lens rims, Powder coated air filter box and New air filter with new rubber intake ring, bug screen. ( Radio console ready for mounting of radio - sorry - radio not supplied)
Wheels - 4 New Dayton 5" Chrome/Stainless Rimes, 4 New Firestone 640-14 tires,4 New chrome wheel spinners
Interior - New BAS Jute Felt under padding, Biscuit carpet kit, Underdash hardura, underdash finisher panels, Rear bulkhead Moquette covering, inner sill covering,3 piece Aluminum Dash facial, Like New Leather Biscuit seats, door panels, rear panels, headliner, rear boot cover, hatch rubber seal, balkhead heater hose, rear hatch interior finisher strip, shift boot leather biscuit,maple rear boot floorboards,Re plated/rebuilt seat tracks
This vechicle is available for viewing in San Francsico by qualified buyers. The car runs and drive very nicely. Car should be re-tuned and adjusted in 500 miles for optimal driving performance. California titled. This is a really nice example of a true rust free California car - the rear boot, sills. floors and overall body structure are completely original and in excellent condition.
2004-05-12 06:18:50 | pauls writes:
Car returns to ebay 5/12/04
Opening bid $25,000.00 (Reserve not met), no bids, 6 days left in auction. Buy it now price $49,500.
Previous auction ended at $28,100.00 (Reserve not met) after 8 bids.
2004-05-24 09:04:54 | pauls writes:
Car returns to ebay 5/24/04
Opening bid $27,500.00 (Reserve not met), no bids yet, 6 days left in auction. Buy it now price $47,500.
Previous auction ended at $32,100.00 (Reserve not met) after 12 bids.
2004-06-01 09:09:04 | pauls writes:
Car returns to ebay 6/1/04
Opening bid $27,500.00 (Reserve not met), no bids yet, 6 days left in auction. Buy it now price $47,500,
Previous auction ended at $27,500.00 (Reserve not met), no bids received.
2004-06-28 08:12:31 | pauls writes:
Car returns to ebay 6/28/04
Opening bid $25,000.00 (Reserve not met), no bids yet, 6 days left in auction. Buy it now price $45,000.
Previous auction ended at $28,501.00 (Reserve not met) after 2 bids.
2004-07-26 18:06:08 | pauls writes:
Car retrurns to ebay 7/26/04
Current bid $15,600.00 (Reserve not met), 5 bids, 5 days left in auction. Buy it now price $42,500.
Previous auction ended at $28,400.00 (Reserve not met) after 2 bids.
2004-08-04 20:21:29 | pauls writes:
Car returns to ebay 8/4/04
Current bid $25,100.00 (Reserve not met), 3 bids, 4 days left in auction. Buy it now price $42,500.
6/28 auction ended at $28,400.00 (Reserve not met) after 3 bids.
2004-08-29 08:19:56 | pauls writes:
Car returns to ebay 8/29/04
Opening bid $20,000.00 (Reserve not met), no bids yet, 9 days left in auction.
Previous auction ended at $30,200.00 (Reserve not met) after 7 bids.
2005-01-28 10:42:09 | pauls writes:
This car is up for auction Jan. '05
Auction location Scottsdale, Arizona.
VIN J63888646 1963 Jaguar XKE Coupe Red
Previous ebay auction ended at $33,000.00 (Reserve not met), after 20 bids.
2005-03-30 22:53:14 | Anonymous writes:
Sold at Russo & Steele, Scottsdale, 1/28/05 $47,520 odo 24,117 miles. SCM assessment: Several panel gap concerns including uneven rear hatch. Chromed-over pits in tailight frames and pits in window frames. Lots of stone chips on windscreen and scratches on side glass. Clean engine. Left headlight trim doesn't fit opening. Worn finish on wood styeering wheel. Condition 3.
2008-06-06 21:04:03 | pauls writes:
Car now offered at:
Car now in Greenwood, Indiana.
2010-09-22 07:18:10 | pauls writes:
Car returns to ebay 9/22/10
Opening bid $47,900, no reserve, no bids yet 4 days left in auction. Buy it now price $49,900. Same location as above. Complete VIN on this car is J63888646.
Purchased January 2005. Has been in our museum since.
2010-09-27 08:20:17 | pauls writes:
Car returns to ebay 9/27/10
Current bid $1,000 reserve not met, 1 bid 6 days left in auction. Buy it now price $49,900.
Previous auction received no bids.